Vels University - School of Engineering - Vels
Vels University - School of Engineering was established in year 2001 by Sri Balaji Charitable and Educational Trust with the objective of producing high quality engineers and technocrats. The campus with well built class rooms, fully equipped laboratories, workshops, modern computer center and a well stocked library compares with the best available elsewhere. The management has also taken all efforts to build a team of committed teachers who form an integral part of the college in its growth. The college is situated in Thalambur, which is 20 kms from Adyar and 3 kms from Navalur of the Old Mahabalipuram Road (IT Highway), and is well connected by road. The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi; Affiliated to Anna University of Technology, Chennai and Accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi.The college offers Bachelor of Engineering (B.E) with specialization in Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The college also offers Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Computer Applications (MCA).Engineering is the application of scientific principles for a better living. The engineering education at VELs University is designed to accommodate current trends and future needs. We have incorporated flexibility in our curricula. As such we have an obligation to address the full range of higher education, namely: teaching and learning, research, and service to the community. The major element in our design of engineering education is teamwork and partnership. In addition to the regular curriculum, they provide additional courses on communication skills and soft skills to make our students prepared to face any interview. Also we arrange several invited talks, conduct seminars/workshops, and National and International conferences on state of the art technology. Students are regularly taken to various industries to give them first hand information about what all are happening in the real world.
VELSUNIVERSITY has been a consistent topper for several years in the list of campus placement records among private institutions in India. VELSUNIVERSITY's Placement and Training Cell has moved from strength to strength and has emerged as a favored destination for many national and international organizations to recruit the fresh talent nurtured at the University. It is proud that its graduates are highly rated by employers from industry and commerce in the private and public sectors. In the journey towards excellence, many milestones were also set by the Department of Placements in terms of "Quality and Quantity". The excellent infrastructure of the varsity facilitates different activities of placement like pre-placement talks, written tests, group discussions, and interviews as per the requirements of the organizations. The consistent placement record illustrates the commitment to the success of the University. Offering information, advice, guidance and support for job-seeking students is considered a primary responsibility at the University. The Placement and Training Centre is provided with a well-equipped conference training room and separate, well-furnished rooms for interviews and counseling.